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Stores Archives

Why Nike is taking a ‘bigger is better’ approach to stores in ANZ

After bringing its Nike By You personalisation concept to the region, the brand is finding that size really does matter.
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Opinion: How shopping centres can transform the suburbs

With the help of some strategic master planning, these centres can become the community hubs of the future.

Hai An, Vietnam’s biggest bookstore, opens in Ho Chi Minh City

In downtown Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam's largest bookstore yet, Hai An, has opened its doors.

Casa Loewe opens its first Southeast Asian store, in Singapore

Spanish luxury fashion house Casa Loewe has opened its first store in Southeast Asia, in downtown Singapore.

Neighbourhood centres: The quiet achievers

More thought should go into the development of neighbourhood shopping centres to offer consumers their best possible sho...

Starbucks to open its first store in Laos

Starbucks is to make its Laos debut next year with its first store opening in the capital city of Vientiane.
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Singapore’s Robinsons department store to shut down after 162 years

Singapore’s department store Robinsons is closing its last two brick-and-mortar outlets, ending an era dating back 162 y...

Galeries Lafayette to open third China store, in D.Place mall, Guiyang

Galeries Lafayette is to open a third store in China, this time in the D.Place mall in the district of Nanming.

Singapore’s BHG Bugis opens reimagined Beauty Hall

BHG Bugis has launched a Beauty Hall in the old Seiyu Wing On department store, its first major overhaul since 2005.

Tokyu department-store chain quits Thailand

Japanese department-store chain Tokyu is to exit Thailand, the latest Japanese retailer to withdraw from the country.